Spots available – Join the Douglas’ EDI Committee

Are you passionate about fostering equity, diversity, and inclusion in research and academia?

We invite you to be a part of the EDI Committee at the Douglas Research Centre as we embark on creating a more inclusive environment.

Apply via email by November 4, 2023.

 Our committee has developed an EDI strategic plan, and in line with our goals, we are seeking dedicated individuals to fill two key positions.

Position 1: Principal Investigator (PI) in the Basic Neuroscience Division (1 position)

We encourage you to apply for the position of PI in the Basic Neuroscience Division. Your experience and leadership will help us achieve our short-term goals this year.

Position 2: Trainee (Graduate Student or Postdoctoral Fellow) at the Douglas Research Centre (2 positions)

Are you a graduate student or postdoctoral fellow looking to actively contribute to EDI efforts? This position offers you an opportunity to get involved in shaping equity, diversity, and inclusion at our institution. Your fresh perspectives and enthusiasm will be valuable assets to our committee.

 We believe that diversity of thought and background is essential to achieving our EDI goals, and we welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds and identities. Your participation will help us make meaningful progress towards a more inclusive research community

To apply, please submit a letter of interest presenting yourself and describing why you would be a good choice for this position. Please send this letter to both Drs. Cecilia Flores ( and Diane Boivin ( by November 4, 2023.  


You will be informed of the selection results and the name of the newly selected EDI member will be advertised on the Douglas EDI website.